Briles up for Maxwell Coach of the Year

Associated Press

Former Stephenville and current Baylor coach Art Briles is a semifinalist for the Maxwell Football Club collegiate coach of the year.

Briles, TCU’s Gary Patterson and Kansas State’s Bill Snyder are among the 20 semifinalists.

Briles has led the Bears to an 8-1 record with three games remaining. The Bears are No. 6 in the Associated Press poll and No. 7 in the College Football Playoff rankings.